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Opposition Grows To Racist T-Shirt Message Found in Dobbs Ferry

By Robert Kimmel– Growing disapproval of the racist message inscribed on T-shirts left at the homes of several Black and Asian-American families in Dobbs Ferry last week led to an anti-racist waterfront rally attended by several hundred local residents. Suppor... More »

David “Scotty” Shevlin, 84

Remembered most for his play-by-play broadcast of Dobbs Ferry High School “Eagles” football games in the village’s Gould Park, Scotty Shevlin passed away on Thursday, July 9, following a stroke. He had been in poor health for several years. Under the stricture... More »

The Masters School Class of 2020

Jonas Eric Abady Sinan A. Aksu Dara Jolie Anhouse Maya Aninagyei Asante Lawrence Azzariti Zachary Thomas Barnet Alexandria Batson Julia Bavaro Sofia Sloane Benson Riley Jaye Block Anna Y. Bluhdorn Alexa M. Boglitz Timothy Borowiec Madison Burton Eiler Byberi J... More »

Valet Parking Now A Prospect For Dobbs Ferry’s Restaurants

By Barrett Seaman It’s not news that there is a shortage of parking in the rivertowns. But it is news when a local restaurateur, owner of Dobbs Ferry’s The Rare Bit, comes up with a plan to help reduce congestion AND help local businesses, including his own. A... More »

A Grand Opening

The Pallas Kundalini Yoga & Meditation owner and lead teacher Shakti Sita Kaur was joined by the Rivertown’s Chamber of Commerce and Dobbs Ferry Mayor Vincent Rossillo at the grand opening of its studio’s storefront on 77 Main Street in Dobbs Ferry on January ... More »

Two Different “Hideaway” Spots for Dining in Dobbs Ferry

Food for Thought by Linda Viertel –  Sweet and Savory As of January 2020, Mix on Main in Dobbs Ferry will be known as Sweet and Savory (visit: And, with the restaurant’s new name, owner/chefs Samantha and Steve Lopez will be serving b... More »

World-Renowned Quantum Physicist to Speak in Dobbs Ferry

  Professor Dovid Yehuda (Tom) Imbo is currently an associate professor of Physics at the University of Illinois. But how he got there, growing up in the rough streets of Chicago’s Near West Side, getting his Ph.D. at the University of Texas, and then doing po... More »

Dobbs Ferry “Mayor Bob” Bids Farewell–and Thanks

 In a final newsletter to his constituents, outgoing Dobbs Ferry Mayor Bob McLoughlin looks back–with satisfaction: This will be my final newsletter.  I’m honored and humbled that the good people of Dobbs Ferry chose me to serve and represent them as Mayor to ... More »

Dobbs Ferry Season Ends With 21-7 Loss to Valhalla

By Tom Pedulla At least for this year, there is a changing of the guard in Section 1 Class C football. Valhalla, which had not advanced this far since 2001, toppled defending champion Dobbs Ferry 21-7 on Saturday at Mahopac High School to advance to the state ... More »

iPic Theater in Dobbs Ferry to Close Monday

By Rick Pezzullo The iPic Theaters Westchester will screen its last film this weekend as the Dobbs Ferry theater will close as part of a company restructuring. The official closure will be on Monday, November 11 and follows parent company, iPic Theaters, filin... More »